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Safeguarding & Wellbeing

Here are some telephone numbers that you might find useful:

Organisation

Telephone

Website

Age UK

0800 169 6565

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/

CEOP
For advice on making a report about online abuse

0870 000 3344

https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/

Childline

0800 1111

https://www.childline.org.uk/

Children First Lewisham
Help to support children and young people whose health, education or social needs are special

0207 138 1100  

https://www.childrenfirstlewisham.org.uk/

Contact a Family
Information, advice and support to families caring for children & young people with disabilities / additional needs
020 7608 8700 https://www.sendirect.org.uk/providers/contact-a-family/my-services/contact-a-family-lewisham/

Disabled Parents Network (DPN) Provide support, information and advice to disabled parents and their families

0300 3300 639

h ttp://disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk/

Domestic Violence Hotline

0808 200 0247

https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/

Internet matters
Support for parents/carers to keep their children safe online

020 7402 5004

https://www.internetmatters.org/

La Leche League
For mums struggling to get formula milk)

0345 1202918

https://www.laleche.org.uk/supportgroup/la-leche-league-east-london/

Lewisham MASH team
To report concerns to Lewisham Social care

0208 314 6660

https://lewisham.gov.uk/myservices/socialcare/children

/keeping-children-safe/multi-agency-safeguarding-hub

Mind

0300 123 3393

https://www.mind.org.uk/

NSPCC
Help for adults concerned about a child

0808 800 5000

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

PACE
One-to-one telephone support for parents whose children are being groomed or sexually exploited, or for those who are concerned their child is at risk

0113 240 3040

https://paceuk.info/

Police

999 (emergencies) 

101 (non-emergencies & advice)

https://www.met.police.uk/

Samaritans

116 123

https://www.samaritans.org/

SENDIASS Lewisham
Independent advice on all matters relating to SEND
0203 319 2163 https://www.kids.org.uk/lewisham-sendiass

Shout
24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help

Text 85258

https://www.giveusashout.org/

SIGNAL
Support, Information, Guidance & News for Autism in Lewisham
07946 632477 http://signalfamilysupport.org/

UK Safer Internet Centre
To report and remove harmful online content

0344 800 2382

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/

Young Minds
Parents Helpline

0808 802 5544

https://youngminds.org.uk/